OptionsPlay Portfolio Alerts are emailed daily as an Excel file. The guide below explains the columns in the alerts file and how to read it.
Columns A-E (Institution, Branch, Account #, Account Name and Account Type)
Account identifying data displayed based on the data provided to OptionsPlay, if data was not supplied, these columns will be blank.
Current Position :
Column F and G (Symbol, Position)
Description of the existing position that OptionsPlay Portfolio is analyzing for alerts.
Column H (Alert Title)
Description of the Alert that was triggered for the position.
Columns I -M (Alert, Alert Quantity, Alert Expiry Date, Alert Strike Price and Alert Type)
Detailed description of the action alert. Enter the details within these columns into a trade ticket for execution.
Columns N-P (Premium, Bid and Ask)
Expected Premium for the trade with the current Bid/Ask price of the option at the time of the alert.
Column Q (Alert Trade Summary)